Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Veritas Cluster Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Veritas Cluster Server over the 6 months to 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Veritas Cluster Server (VCS)
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 818 846 780
Rank change year-on-year +28 -66 -33
Contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 22 55 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.054% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.16% 0.38% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 31 54
UK median daily rate £406 £450 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.72% +16.88% -14.44%
10th Percentile £286 £355 £305
90th Percentile £505 £619 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £383 £383
% change year-on-year +3.27% - -4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £49.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.50 -

Veritas Cluster Server is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 14,019 14,624 11,353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.61% 14.32% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,261 9,442 7,300
UK median daily rate £465 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £175 £181 £163
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 641 893 645
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £16.17 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.17% +1.03% -3.03%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.40
90th Percentile £47.50 £44.16 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.86 £15.25
% change year-on-year +0.88% +4.00% -7.58%

Veritas Cluster Server
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Veritas Cluster Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Veritas Cluster Server in the UK

Veritas Cluster Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server.

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas Cluster Server in the UK

Veritas Cluster Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Veritas Cluster Server in the UK

Veritas Cluster Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas Cluster Server in the UK

Veritas Cluster Server
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server within the UK over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +32 22 £406 -9.72% 2
UK excluding London +36 11 £395 +3.27% 2
London +51 10 £475 -13.64%
North of England +23 5 £378 -0.66% 1
North West +32 3 £378 - 1
South East +4 3 £418 +4.38% 1
East of England - 3 £300 -
Yorkshire +23 2 - -

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Veritas Cluster Server.

1 22 (100.00%) Veritas
2 20 (90.91%) Linux
3 19 (86.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (63.64%) VMware
5 13 (59.09%) Clustering
6 11 (50.00%) Oracle
6 11 (50.00%) Solaris
7 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
7 10 (45.45%) SAN
7 10 (45.45%) Unix
7 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (40.91%) Perl
8 9 (40.91%) Configuration Management
8 9 (40.91%) Puppet
9 8 (36.36%) Ansible
9 8 (36.36%) Task Automation
9 8 (36.36%) HP
9 8 (36.36%) EMC
9 8 (36.36%) IBM
10 7 (31.82%) Windows
10 7 (31.82%) Python
10 7 (31.82%) IIS
10 7 (31.82%) Citrix
10 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
10 7 (31.82%) NAS
11 6 (27.27%) Replication
11 6 (27.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 6 (27.27%) Finance
11 6 (27.27%) Sybase
11 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering

Veritas Cluster Server
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (31.82%) IIS
2 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.09%) NetWeaver
3 2 (9.09%) SAP EP
4 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) SAN
2 7 (31.82%) NAS
3 5 (22.73%) DNS
3 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
4 4 (18.18%) Ethernet
5 3 (13.64%) Internet
6 2 (9.09%) Firewall
6 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.55%) FCoE
7 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (4.55%) FTP
7 1 (4.55%) LAN
7 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) DB2
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
2 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) MaxDB
3 2 (9.09%) SAP BW
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) SAP HANA
4 1 (4.55%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) Bazaar
4 1 (4.55%) Bugzilla
4 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Publishing
3 2 (9.09%) Law
3 2 (9.09%) Public Sector
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Administrator
2 7 (31.82%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (31.82%) Unix Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (18.18%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (9.09%) SAP Support
6 2 (9.09%) Solaris Administrator
6 2 (9.09%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) AIX Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) NetWeaver Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) SAP Support Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) RESTful
1 5 (22.73%) Swagger
2 3 (13.64%) LDAP
3 2 (9.09%) SAP PI
4 1 (4.55%) Middleware
4 1 (4.55%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Clustering
2 6 (27.27%) Replication
3 5 (22.73%) Blog
4 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Exalogic
5 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (4.55%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Linux
2 19 (86.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (50.00%) Solaris
4 10 (45.45%) Unix
5 7 (31.82%) Windows
6 5 (22.73%) AIX
6 5 (22.73%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
8 3 (13.64%) SUSE
9 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (4.55%) CentOS
10 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
10 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
10 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Configuration Management
2 8 (36.36%) Task Automation
3 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) Data Management
4 5 (22.73%) DevOps
4 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure as Code
4 5 (22.73%) Open Source
4 5 (22.73%) Prototyping
4 5 (22.73%) Storage Management
5 4 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Management
6 3 (13.64%) ITSM
6 3 (13.64%) Migration
6 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) Supplier Relationship Management
8 1 (4.55%) High Availability
8 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Perl
2 7 (31.82%) Python
3 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.64%) Ruby
4 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
5 2 (9.09%) ABAP
5 2 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) IBM Certification
2 2 (9.09%) RHCE
2 2 (9.09%) RHCSA
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Server+ Certification
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
3 6 (27.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
5 4 (18.18%) Docker
5 4 (18.18%) NFS
6 3 (13.64%) SRDF
6 3 (13.64%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (9.09%) vSphere
7 2 (9.09%) XenApp
8 1 (4.55%) Cronacle
8 1 (4.55%) KVM
8 1 (4.55%) Samba
8 1 (4.55%) Veritas File System
8 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (4.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Puppet
2 8 (36.36%) Ansible
3 5 (22.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (18.18%) NetBackup
5 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (13.64%) Tivoli
5 3 (13.64%) vCenter Server
6 1 (4.55%) Cacti
6 1 (4.55%) Data Guard
6 1 (4.55%) Nagios
6 1 (4.55%) Pacemaker
6 1 (4.55%) SCCM
6 1 (4.55%) WMI
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Veritas
2 14 (63.64%) VMware
3 11 (50.00%) Oracle
4 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 8 (36.36%) EMC
5 8 (36.36%) HP
5 8 (36.36%) IBM
6 7 (31.82%) Citrix
7 6 (27.27%) Sybase
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 2 (9.09%) SAP
9 2 (9.09%) Sun
9 2 (9.09%) Symantec
10 1 (4.55%) Cisco
10 1 (4.55%) Cloudera
10 1 (4.55%) Dell
10 1 (4.55%) Hitachi
10 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
10 1 (4.55%) Trend Micro
10 1 (4.55%) Veeam